6 months ago 6 months ago Awww 15 Interesting Facts About Cani Corsi by Judy Powell 6 months ago6 months ago Facebook Twitter You probably have or know at least one Cane Corso, so you should get to know them better! 1 Developed in Italy and said to descend from Roman war dogs, the ancestors of these Mastiff-type dogs were fearless, charging enemy lines with flaming oil strapped to their backs. Credit Judy Powell 6 months ago 2 Following World War I and II, the Cane Corso was all but extinct, though some survived throughout the Italian countryside. Credit Judy Powell 6 months ago 3 In the 1970s, Italian fanciers revived the breed, and the first Corso arrived in the US in 1988. Credit Judy Powell 6 months ago Post PaginationPage 1 / 5 Like it? Share with your friends! Facebook Twitter 0 Comments Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.